Lane Construction, a subsidiary of Italian contractor Salini Impregilo, has been chosen to design and build a high-speed rail link between Houston and Dallas,Global Construction Review has reported. The total value of the project is put at $20bn, with $14bn of that attributed to civil engineering. Lane was named on […]
As part of measures to reduce rail accidents in the county, some passengers are calling on Management of the Ghana Railway Authority to clamp down on its trains noted for overloading,Modern Ghana has reported. According to them, this when checked will help the Authority identify the number of casualties whenever […]
The world economy – and emerging market and developing economies in particular – display a gap between infrastructure needs and its finance (Canuto, 2014). On the one hand, infrastructure investment has fallen far short of what would be necessary to support potential growth. On the other hand, abundant financial resources […]
On-board connectivity and access to online services to improve passenger rail traffic and optimise freight management, predicts Frost & Sullivan
Ahead of its 200th anniversary, MICK O’HARE re-evaluates the Rainhill Trials, the competition that kick-started the modern rail era.